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Application

  • Architectural roofing and glazing.
  • Conservatory roofing.
  • Covered walkways.
  • Decorative partitions.
  • Greenhouse and garden centre roofing.
  • Illuminated signage and displays.
  • Skylights and sidelights.

Description

SUNLITE® has a cellular polycarbonate structure that yields a lightweight sheet with high impact strength and superior thermal insulation. High light transmission makes SUNLITE® ideal for varied roofing, wall cladding and glazing applications. The SUNLITE® product range includes heat-blocking SolarSmart™ sheets that reduce heat build-up and anti-condensation treatment for greenhouses and garden centres. With 99.9% UV blocking properties it is the ideal solution for providing UV shading for public areas.

Features/ Benefits:

  • Blocks virtually all UV radiation.
  • Easy to handle and install.
  • Excellent structural durability.
  • Extremely Lightweight yet impact resistant.
  • High fire ratings.
  • High light transmission.
  • High thermal insulation.
  • Weather and UV resistant.

Applications:

  • Architectural roofing and glazing.
  • Conservatory roofing.
  • Covered walkways.
  • Decorative partitions.
  • Greenhouse and garden centre roofing.
  • Illuminated signage and displays.
  • Skylights and sidelights.

General information
Specification data
Product Reference

SUNLITE®

Standard sheet with UV protection on one side.

SUNLITE® Breeze

Part of the SolarSmart™ family. Breeze offers unsurpassed performance providing the highest clarity and near infer-red selectivity.

SUNLITE® CL

SolarSmart™ heat blocking sheet for architectural applications.

SUNLITE® ML

Multi-layered colour combinations for special designs.

SUNLITE® Plus

With anti-condensation, for greenhouses.

SUNLITE® SLT

SolarSmart™ heat blocking and anti-condensation sheet for garden centres.

SUNLITE® Smart

SolarSmart™ transparent sheet with advanced heat-blocking properties. Incorporates near infer-red selectivity providing 'cool light'.

SUNLITE® Solar Control

SolarSmart™ metallic reflective heat blocking sheet.

SUNLITE® UV2

With integrated UV protective layer on both sides.

Size

As drawing

Type

Twin Wall

Available in 4, 4.5, 6, 8 and 10 mm thicknesses.

Triple Wall

Available in 8, 10 and 16 mm thicknesses.

V-Structure

Available in 20, 25, 32, 35 and 40 mm thicknesses.

X-Lite

Available in 16, 25, 32, 35 and 40 mm thicknesses.

Thickness

Insert requirement.

Width

Insert requirement, dependent on type and thickness, consult manufacturer's literature for more information.

Colour

Not applicable

For SUNLITE® CL and SLT.

Blue

Standard colours.

Bluish Breeze

Solar Smart™.

Bronze

Standard colours.

Clear

Standard colours.

Green

Standard colours.

White Diffuser

Standard colours.

White Opal

Standard colours.

Bronze/Opal

Multilayered colours for SUNLITE® ML.

Solar Guard (Solar Control/Opal)

Multilayered colours for SUNLITE® ML.

Smart Green

SolarSmart™.

Solar Control

SolarSmart™.

Solar Ice

SolarSmart™.

Connecting profiles

Insert requirements; consult manufacturer's literature for more information.

Standard product features

Technical properties:

  • Density: 1.2 g/cm³.
  • Heat deflection temperature: 135°C.
  • Coefficient of linear thermal expansion: 6.5 x 10E-5 mm/°C.
  • Practical thermal expansion/contraction: 3 mm/m.
  • Impact strength: 40–400 J.
  • Elongation at break (10 mm/min): >90%.
  • Fire resistance (to BS EN 13501): B, s1, d0.
  • Service temperature: -50 to +100°C long term, -50 to +120 short term.
  • Tensile strength at yield (10 mm/min): 62 MPa.

Product Options

Colour:

Availability is dependent on type and thickness, consult manufacturer's literature for more information.

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